SONY MUSIC ARTISTS NOMINATED AT THE 2012 GRAMMY AWARDS

Congratulations to Sony Music artists nominated at the 2012 Grammy Awards! The 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 (US) at Staples Center in Los Angeles. See full list of nominees at http://www.grammy.com/nominees

Album Of The Year
Wasting Light – Foo Fighters

Best New Artist
J. Cole

Best Pop Solo Performance
F***in’ Perfect – Pink

Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Body And Soul – Tony Bennett & Amy Winehouse | Track from: Duets II
Pumped Up Kicks – Foster The People | Track from: Torches

Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album
Duets II – Tony Bennett & Various Artists
The Gift – Susan Boyle
In Concert On Broadway – Harry Connick Jr.
What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics Of Alan And Marilyn Bergman – Barbra Streisand

Best Rock Performance
Walk – Foo Fighters | Track from: Wasting Light

Best Hard Rock/Metal Performance
White Limo – Foo Fighters | Track from: Wasting Light

Best Rock Song
Walk – Foo Fighters, songwriters (Foo Fighters) | Track from: Wasting Light

Best Rock Album
Wasting Light – Foo Fighters
Come Around Sundown – Kings Of Leon

Best Alternative Music Album
Torches – Foster The People

Best Traditional R&B Performance
Radio Message – R. Kelly | Track from: Love Letter
Good Man – Raphael Saadiq | Track from: Stone Rollin’

Best R&B Performance
Far Away – Marsha Ambrosius | Track from: Late Nights & Early Mornings
You Are – Charlie Wilson | Track from: Just Charlie

Best R&B Song
Far Away – Marsha Ambrosius | Track from: Late Nights & Early Mornings
You Are – Charlie Wilson | Track from: Just Charlie

Best R&B Album
F.A.M.E. – Chris Brown
Love Letter – R. Kelly

Best Rap Performance
Look At Me Now – Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes | Track from: F.A.M.E.

Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Party – Beyoncé & André 3000 | Track from: 4

Best Rap Song
Look At Me Now – Jean Baptiste, Chris Brown, Ryan Buendia, Trevor Smith, Dwayne Carter, Jr. & Wesley Pentz, songwriters (Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes) | Track from: F.A.M.E.

Best Long Form Music Video
I Am…World TourBeyoncé
Back And Forth – Foo Fighters
Talihina Sky: The Story Of Kings Of Leon – Kings Of Leon
Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels Of A Tribe Called Quest – A Tribe Called Quest

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media
Glee: The Music, Volume 4
Burlesque – Christina Aguilera

Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media
Black Swan – Clint Mansell (composer)

Best Song Written For Visual Media
You Haven’t Seen The Last Of Me (From Burlesque) – Diane Warren, Songwriter. Performed by Cher

Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s)
Who Can I Turn To 9When Nobody Needs Me) – Jorge Calandrelli (arranger) Performed by Tony Bennett & Queen Latifah | Track from Duets II
The Windmills Of Your Mind – William A. Ross (Arranger) Performed by Barbra Streisand | Track from What Matters Most – Barbra Streisand Sings The Lyrics of Alan and Marilyn Bergman.

Best Country Solo Performance
Mama’s Song – Carrie Underwood | Track from: Play On

Best Gospel Album
Something Big – Mary Mary

Best Latin Pop, Rock, Or Urban Album
Entren Los Que Quieran – Calle 13

 

*Adele – not added on the list since she’s not under Sony Music here in the Philippines.

MUSIC NEWS ROUND-UP | Week of APR11

Here are the latest news about your favorite Sony Music artists straight from their official website (Week of Apr6-12, 2011).

This week’s highlight:

  • David Cook shows a sneak peek of ‘The Last Goodbye’ lyrics, in his own handwriting!

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GLOBAL WEBSITE DATE LATEST NEWS
Britney Spears Apr6 “Till The World Ends” Video Premiere
  Britney Spears’ New Album ‘Femme Fatale’ Debuts No. 1
  Apr9 Brian’s TTWE Dance Class at The Pulse
  ‘Femme Fatale’ Premium Fan Edition
  Apr11 Britney’s Open House Party Interview
  Fans & Media React To TTWE Video
  B’s Saturday Night Online Interview
  Hot Britney Spears Contests
  Britney & Rihanna Tweet About S&M
  Apr12 Britney & Rihanna’s “S&M” Remix
  “S&M” Remix Now on iTunes
  Britney Announces ‘Femme Fatale’ Tour
David Cook Apr9 The Last Goodbye Sneak Peek
  Apr12 David Performs At 94.1 Pet-A-Palooza
Daughtry Apr12 Pre-Order Leave This Town: The B-Sides on CD Today
Kelly Clarkson Apr7 KELLY PERFORMING ON ELLEN TODAY!
  Apr9 KELLY’S PERFORMANCE ON ELLEN!
Kris Allen Apr9 Kris to Make His Acting Debut on Teen Nick’s “Gigantic”
  Apr12 Calling All Creative Kris Allen Fans!
Michael Jackson Apr9 Video of the Day
  Trivia Day
  Trivia Answer
  Tribute to Michael
  Apr11 Michael Jackson Photo Feature
  Apr12 Covers Day
  Today in MJ History
Mike Posner Apr9 Mike To Appear On MTV’s 10 On Top!
Kesha Apr9 TIME-OUT’S LIVE PREVIEW OF KE$HA
Adam Lambert Apr9 Show Your Support!
  Apr12 Adam On Logo
  Adam’s Charity:Water Campaign
Train Apr6 To our soldiers stationed overseas…
Avril Lavigne Apr12 Asia Tour Dates Just Announced!
AC/DC Apr13 Win a trip to the world premiere of AC/DC Live At River Plate in London!
Susan Boyle Apr8 A Fan’s Dream – World Fan Meet , Scotland 1st Apr2011
  Apr11 Audition Anniversary
Usher Apr6 Interview with ZMTV
Kings of Leon Apr6 VH1 Story Tellers
  Apr7 Talihina Sky – The Story of Kings of Leon Official Movie Trailer
Sade Apr6 LISTEN TO “STILL IN LOVE WITH YOU” ONLINE NOW
  Apr8 LISTEN TO “THE MOON AND THE SKY (REMIX FEATURING JAY Z)”
  Apr11 LISTEN TO NEW SADE SONG “LOVE IS FOUND”
  Apr12 HEAR ‘THE MOON & THE SKY’(JAY-Z REMIX) NOW!
The Script Apr11 The Script In:Demand!
Hurts Apr11 HURTS COACHELLA PERFORMANCE INFO

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MUSIC NEWS ROUND-UP | Week of Mar8

Here are the latest news about your favorite Sony Music artists straight from their official website (Week of Mar2-8, 2011).

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WEBSITE DATE LATEST NEWS
Beyonce Mar3 STATEMENT ON BEYONCÉ’S ST. BARTS PERFORMANCE
Britney Spears Mar3 Britney Tweets ‘Criminal’ Snippet
  New Britney Single ‘Till The World Ends’
  Official Press Release: New Single + ‘Femme Fatale’ Track List
Mar6 ‘Till The World Ends’ Fan Reviews
  Britney On Air With Ryan Seacrest
Mar8 HIAM Cover (Tear-Jerker)
  Send Your Dance Videos To ‘GMA’
David Cook Mar3 DAVID COOK RECORDS CONTESTANT FAREWELL SONG FOR AMERICAN IDOL SEASON 10
  Preview David’s “Don’t You (Forget About Me)
  Entertainment Tonight Visits David Cook In The Studio
  Pre-Order David’s New Album
Mar8 David Cook Featured In Yahoo! Music
  David To Perform at Mix 94.1′s Pet-A-Palooza 2011
John Legend Mar2 Wouldn’t it be cool for President Barack Obama to speak at your H.S. Commencement ceremony?
Mar4 Congratulations to John Legend and the Roots for winning Two NAACP Image Awards!
Mar7 Behind the Scenes of John Legend’s Vogue photo shoot
Michael Jackson Mar3 Michael at The Grammys
  Quote of the Day
Mar7 MJ Date to Remember
Mar8 Song of the Day
  Michael Jackson: Behind The Mask
Jordin Sparks Mar4 JORDIN BEHIND THE SCENES (AND PERFORMING) AT THE WHITE HOUSE [VIDEO]
Kesha Mar3 KE$HA TATTOOS A FAN
Glee Mar7 FIRST LISTEN FRIDAY: “SEXY”
Mar8 GLEE: THE MUSIC, VOLUME 5 OUT NOW
Adam Lambert Mar3 Hungarian Award For Adam
  Adam Lambert on MTV’s 10 on Top
Mar7 Adam Lambert Returns To The American Idol Stage On Thursday, Mar10th
  Glam Nation Tour Photo Reveal – Week 2
Mar8 Adam Asks Fans To Vote For The Next Glam Nation Live Video
  World Premiere of “Aftermath” Tomorrow!
Alicia Keys Mar8 AK Blogs: Let us revel in the glory
Elvis Presley Mar8 ‘Elvis Is Back: Legacy Edition’ Available Everywhere Now!
Train Mar7 Origins Rocks Earth Month Free NYC Concert
Avril Lavigne Mar8 Avril Performing On The Today Show Tomorrow
  Avril’s Goodbye Lullaby Out Today
Christina Aguilera Mar7 Official: Christina joins NBC’s ‘The Voice’
AC/DC Mar9 First Look at AC/DC Live At River Plate
Leona Lewis Mar7 WSPA – Not In My Cuppa
Mar8 Leona Voted London’s Most Influential Woman
  Leona Receives Thanks From Barbra Streisand
Usher Mar6 EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Meet Marc Marvelous
Kings of Leon Mar4 KINGS OF LEON TO PERFORM DURING NCAA MEN’S FINAL FOUR® WEEKEND

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MUSIC NEWS ROUND-UP | Week of Feb2

Here are the latest news about your favorite Sony Music artists straight from their official website (Week of Feb1-8, 2010).
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GLOBAL WEBSITE DATE LATEST NEWS
Britney Feb3 HOT DRUMMER MEETS “HOLD IT AGAINST ME”
OFFICIAL ALBUM ARTWORK
BRITNEY SPEARS NEW ALBUM TITLED ‘FEMME FATAL’
Feb5 ‘FEMME FATALE’ PREMIUM FAN EDITION
“HOLD IT AGAINST ME” VIDEO TEASERS *UPDATED*
Feb8 NEW BRITNEY PHOTO
‘FEMME FATALE’ SET FOR MARCH 29 RELEASE
“HOLD IT AGAINST ME” VIDEO TEASERS *UPDATED*
David Cook Feb3 Ten Years Of American Idol Artists – The Hits Compilation Album To Be Released On March 15, 2011
Feb8 David Cook in the Studio!
John Legend Feb3 BIG JOHN LEGEND TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT coming your way on Tuesday!
Feb7 SADE with special guest JOHN LEGEND
Feb8 John Legend & The Roots Talk Nina Simone on ‘Wake Up!’
Kris Allen Feb8 Kris Featured on American Idol 10th Anniversary – The Hits Compilation
Jordin Sparks Feb9 JORDIN FEATURED ON AMERICAN IDOL 10TH ANNIVERSARY – THE HITS!
Michael Jackson Feb3 Did you know?
Photo of the Day
Feb5 Throw A Dance Party
Feb8 Did you know?
Quote of the day
Kesha Feb3 GET $LEAZY TOUR $ELLS OUT
Mike Posner Feb3 Bow Chicka Wow Wow Video Shoot
Foo Fighters Feb1 Foo Fighters Tease Second Snippet Of New Album At Foofighters.FM
Glee Feb3 DOWNLOAD TRACKS FROM “THE SUE SYLVESTER BOWL SHUFFLE”
EW EXCLUSIVE: CALIFORNIA GURLS & THE CHEERIOS!
TV LINE EXCLUSIVE: SUE WANTS A BIG BANG
Feb5 LEA MICHELE SET TO PERFORM AT THE SUPER BOWL
Feb8 FIRST LISTEN FRIDAY (MONDAY EDITION): “SILLY LOVE SONGS”
“SILLY LOVE SONGS” TRACKS NOW AVAILABLE
Adam Lambert Feb3 Ten Years Of American Idol Artists – The Hits Compilation Album To Be Released On March 15, 2011
Feb8 Adam Tapped As Panelist For The Grammy Social Media Summit
Alicia Keys Feb3 FREEDOM…Can you hear it?
Feb5 American Express To Share an Exclusive Rebroadcast of Alicia’s “Unstaged” Performance
Feb8 Exclusive Rebroadcast from American Express Featuring Alicia’s “Unstaged” Performance Today!
Train Feb7 “Marry Me” Fan Video Submissions!
Feb8 A little birdy told us there’s a sale today…
Avril Lavigne Feb5 Photos From Avril’s “What The Hell” Video
Christina Aguilera Feb8 A Statement from Christina
AC/DC Feb5 Brian Johnson In Talks With Australia’s V8 Supercar Series
Leona Lewis Feb7 Leona confirms another collaboration on her third album.
Usher Feb1 New Photos from Europe
Feb3 EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: UR with David Guetta
Feb5 Big Announcement Sunday Night!
Feb6 OMG Tour Second North American Leg!!!
Feb7 A Week in the Life of Usher
Sade

Feb7 SADE NOMINATED FOR SWISS MUSIC AWARD!
R&B SUPERSTAR JOHN LEGEND TO JOIN SADE ON ALL TOUR DATES
Kings of Leon Feb2 NOVEMBER DATES CONFIRMED FOR RESCHEDULED KINGS OF LEON TOUR
The Script Feb1 The Script Hit “Talk Stoop”!
Feb4 Exclusive Interview With Glen

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MUSIC NEWS ROUND-UP | Week of Jan19-25

Here are the latest news about your favorite Sony Music artists straight from their official website (Week of Jan19 to 25, 2010).

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GLOBAL WEBSITE DATE LATEST NEWS
Beyonce Jan 20 FEEL THE RUSH
Britney Jan 20 “HOLD IT AGAINST ME” DEBUTS AT NO. 1 ON HOT 100
“HOLD IT AGAINST ME” DEBUTS AT NO. 1
Jan 23 “HOLD IT AGAINST ME” RINGTONE
Jan 25 BRITNEY TWEETS ABOUT VIDEO
Ciara Jan 23 Midnight Dance Rehearsals With Ciara [VIDEO]
Kris Allen Jan 23 Upcoming TV Appearances
Kesha Jan 19 $leazy (The Remix) -feat. Andre 3000
Jan 25 THE “WE R WHO WE R” FAN VIDEO IS NOW LIVE!
Mike Posner Jan 25 25 Things You Didn’t Know About Mike
Pink Jan 20 Watch P!nk’s New Video “F**kin’ Perfect”
Jan 23 P!nk Track By Track – “There You Go” [VIDEO]
Foo Fighters Jan 20 Told Ya We Were Comin’ For You!
Jan 23 Get A ‘TASTE’ Of The Foos’ New Album
Jan 25 NEW FOO FIGHTERS!!!
Glee Jan 23 VOTE FOR GLEE AT THE BRIT AWARDS 2011
Adam Lambert Jan 23 Adam Predicts New Idol Judges Styles
Jan 25 Adam In Copenhagen
Christina Aguilera Jan 25 Christina Aguilera To Sing The National Anthem At Super Bowl Xlv On Fox
Train Jan 19 VH1 Best Cruise Ever!
Avril Lavigne Jan 23 ABC FAMILY TO PRESENT THE U.S DEBUTOF AVRIL LAVIGNE’S NEW MUSIC VIDEO “WHAT THE HELL”
Go Behind The Scenes Of The “What The Hell” Video Shoot
“What The Hell” Video Shoot
Don’t Miss The U.S. Premiere of “What The Hell” On ABC Family This Weekend
Leona Lewis Jan 25 L.O.V.E FOR L.E.O.N.A: Valentines Competition
Susan Boyle Jan 24 Susan’s 14 million sales in 14 months
Usher Jan 19 EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: OMG Tour Lyon
Jan 20 UR Lyon Exclusive: He’s Back!
Jan 21 EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: OMG Tour Marseille
Jan 23 Usher Wins at NRJ Music Awards!
Jan 24 EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: UR in Zurich!
Kings of Leon Jan 25 VIDEO: Kings Of Leon – The Making Of “Pyro”
The Script Jan 20 The Script Perform On David Letterman!
Jan 21 The Script Go Skating…For The First Time
Watch The Script’s Five Song Soundcheck!
Jan 24 The Script To Release New Single ‘If You Ever Come Back’!
Glen Power: Drummer Or Master Negotiator?
Sneak A Peek At The Script’s Soundcheck
Hurts Jan 19 Vote Hurts – XFM
Jan 21 Hurts Performing At Coachella
Jan 25 Nominated For Two NME Awards 2011

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